Stromness Whaling Station

Stromness Whaling Station

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Credit: ASHLEY COOPER/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Stromness Whaling Station on South Georgia, it was operational until 1961, and was the place where Sir Ernest Shackleton finally reached after his epic seas crossing and trek across south Georgia. In the foreground is the crows nest where am na would stand lookout for whale blows.

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